Amdur, Meredith
March 2004
Daily Variety;3/10/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 53, p6
Trade Publication
Focuses on a multiyear deal signed by the National Basketball Association's 24 hour television channel, NBA TV, with cable giant Comcast. Extent of sports web's potential penetration to U.S. homes; Comcast's addition of NBA TV to its Digital Extra sports tier; NBA TV lineup.


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